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Dec 3, 2013 9:00am PST
. michele former chancellor of washington public schools. the one overwhelming thing you see asian countries. >> i think if you -- go ahead, steve first. >> sorry about that. i see it's about high expectations. we know what it's not. it's not the kids. the kids are manufactured the same way they've always been. even in america, we find the states that have the highest performance had the highest standards and highest expectations not just the states but the schools. we have this middle class malaise of mediocrity in which students are expected not to be pushed because that makes them feel uncomfortable. in other countries, it's about performance. >> michele, how do you see it? if there is an explanation or maybe a host of explanations as to this kind of disparity, how do you kind of interpret it all? >> you know, it's interesting because if you look at the actual scores on the tests, america hasn't changed. that's part of the problem is we've stagnated. the issue is not that we as a nation have become worse. other countries are leapfrogging ahead of us. we are nestled in between the slovak r
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Dec 2, 2013 7:00pm PST
is very -- it's almost as important as the policies. i think they also have to look at who michelle is in this relationship because if you want to get the black vote you get to black women. black women are who showed up and rallied around barack and really made that happen. she is the one who is black and woman. >> i like how you call everybody by their first name. >> i definitely feel that about -- >> i just call him the president. >> if you go into a lot of folks' kitchens this day there is a plate with barack, one with martin luther king and a plate with president kennedy. and hillary too -- >> no hillary -- >> hillary might get a cup and saucer. but -- now, now. >> we're ready for her. i think there is a lot of passion for hillary clinton and particular with the black community. she has showed up even before she started running. she came to the essence music festival, sat down and engaged thousands of women around katrina. she was so well informed about who essence was to black women, who the leaders were and the people in the community were. >> what happens to president obama w
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Dec 7, 2013 6:30am PST
a global household name until the 1980s when he had already spent two decades in prison. cnn's michelle turner has the story of the star-studded concert that helped raise awareness for his cause. >> this is all generated for one man that none of us has ever met, nelson mandela. [ cheers ] >> reporter: in 1988, nelson mandela was behind bars in south africa when a collection of musicians and celebrities coming together in london to call for his release sent a message around the world. >> nelson mandela! ♪ >> well, it was a 11 1/2-hour broadcast to 600 million people. there were only 5 billion in the world. to get that, we not on had to sell the program to 67 countries, we had to give it away to 30 african countries that wanted to broadcast it. >> reporter: the promoter organized the all-stash 70th birthday tribute. his goal was to change the way some referred to the jailed leader. >> the run-up to the first ever broadcast, it was still possible for margaret thatcher as prime minister of england to stand up in the house of commons and ask the question in public, how is it that the bbc
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Dec 7, 2013 8:00am PST
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Dec 8, 2013 3:00am PST
. >> not so much. >> not so good. >> hope it was better for everybody else. >> michelle turner, our entertainment correspondent is excited. she loves auburn. >> good for her. congratulations to her. good morning to all of you. i hope the morning has been treating you well. >> 6:00 is the early hour on the east coast, 3:00 out west. new day sunday. >> let me tell you something, if you're one of those winter wonderland people, days your day. >> yeah. the if the mere thought of ice and snow makes you shiver and you're pretty clumsy like me, stay inside. a fierce storm is going to spread ice and storm from northern kentucky to washington, d.c. today. before the day is over, new york, philly, boston, all expected to get slammed. the storm hit the dallas area hard saturday. you remember pictures like this. miles of drivers just stuck on i-35. some of them were there up to 10 hours. the storm led to hundreds of canceled flights and thousands lost power. >> a man skidded into a lake and rescue workers couldn't reach him fast enough. he had died by the time they pulled him out of the water.
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Dec 4, 2013 4:00pm PST
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Dec 5, 2013 2:00am PST
be destroyed by the middle of next year. >>> the white house is in full holiday mode. first lady michelle obama showing off the decorations. the visitors the next two weeks will be treated to the portuguese waterdogs ornament made out of black satin ribbons. one of the real first dogs sonny got a little excited yesterday knocking down a 2-year-old girl visiting from alabama! can you believe it? this is like the biggest white house scandal? no. >> look at that! >> that is the one where it looks nice. the next one, she ends up on the ground. >> she has a lasting memory there. they are all talking about it. >> the dog is bigger than she is. >> there she is on the ground! he decked her! >> he did not deck her. just a big dog. >> george w. bush had barney. >> she gets a hug from the first lady. it's all better. all better. >> i hope that girl doesn't have bad dreams of that nasty dog. >>> coming up, a celebrity chef airing her dirty laundry in court. lawson is opening up about her drug use and got to say a whole lot more as she tries to prove two sisters swindled her out of a million dollars. we are
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Dec 4, 2013 2:00pm PST
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Dec 7, 2013 10:00am PST
that sur ound them. too many of us are comfortable with mediocrity. as michelle said, the rest of the world is moving forward. we haven't dropped, we're just losing in a race because we're not moving forward. >> frank talk from steve perry and michelle reed on this important issue. >>> we have much more ahead in the cnn newsroom and it all starts right now. i am fredricka whitfield. ice, sleet, snow, a cold snap hits much of the u.s., knocking out power for hundreds of thousands of people. and plunging central parts of the country into bone chilling cold. we're going live to the heart of the storm next. >>> and home at last after six weeks locked up in north korea, an elderly u.s. war veteran suddenly free. he is now back home. and we just heard from him last hour. >>> plus, after ineffective chemotherapy and failed bone marrow transplant, this 15-year-old leukemia patient thought he would die. then an experimental treatment changed everything. details coming up. >>> merrill newman back on u.s. soil, accused of alleged crimes in his time fighting the korean war. the 85-year-old tourist was
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Dec 9, 2013 10:00am PST
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Dec 9, 2013 6:00am PST
, who along with first lady michelle obama left washington about an hour ago for south africa, expected to arrive in johannesburg early tomorrow morning. joining them will be former presidents bill clinton and george w. bush, david cameron and ban ki-moon among scores of other dignitaries. errol barnett in johannesburg for us. tomorrow is taking place in soccer city during the world cup, a huge stadium, 90,000 plus seats. given the interest and the crowds behind you now, will that be big enough to accommodate everybody? >> reporter: in a word, john, no, and that's why the government has facilitated three, count them three overthrow stadiums for people who want to attend tuesday's memorial service, plus they will be broadcasting the ceremony via livestream to 90 big screens set up all over the country. john, i'm not sure how many university football games you've been to but what's happening around me now you could compare to a battle of the bonds. over my right shoulder a south african group, over my left a nigerian group who has come here and outside nelson mandela's home where he passe
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Dec 6, 2013 5:00pm PST
of every choice we make. ♪ is at the heart i'm bethand i'm michelle. and we own the paper cottage. it's a stationery and gifts store. anything we purchase for the paper cottage goes on our ink card. so you can manage your business expenses and access them online instantly with the game changing app from ink. we didn't get into business to spend time managing receipts, that's why we have ink. we like being in business because we like being creative, we like interacting with people. so you have time to focus on the things you love. ink from chase. so you can. >>> poet author and civil rights pioneer maya angelou needs little person son fied. she wrote and had a tribute to nelson mandela. the white house tweeted it out. here is an excerpt. >> his day is done, done. his wings came on a day reluctant to carry his burden. nelson mandela's day is done. no sun out lasts it's sunset but will raise again and bring the dawn. nelson mandela's day is done. we confess it in tearful voices, yet, we lift our own to say thank you, thank you our david, our great courageous man. we will not forget you.
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Dec 7, 2013 4:00pm PST
. >>> this just in, the white house confirming president obama and first lady michelle obama will indeed attend the national memorial service for nelson mandela on tuesday in johannesburg, south africa. that is going to be taking place in a soccer stadium with dignitaries from around the world to pay their respects. the stadium holds about 60,000 people. no word on whether the obamas will attend other events honoring the life and legacy of nelson mandela. >>> now, the story of a new york city homeless man who brings about the old don't judge a book by its cover. >> this is patrick. the kind of driven computer whiz who starts companies in college. he came to new york hoping to meet someone in tech to buy his ideas. he just didn't know it would be the homeless guy on the way to work. >> just has something about, the first time i remember thinking in my head, huh, who is this guy? >> this is leo. as a kid, he was obsessed with science, astronomy, chemistry, physics, but became a father too soon. lost his job, then his home. >> at first, what did you think he wanted? >> i didn't think, you got the
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Dec 7, 2013 11:00pm PST
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Dec 8, 2013 3:00pm PST
cisco is connecting the internet of everything. i'm bethand i'm michelle. and we own the paper cottage. it's a stationery and gifts store. anything we purchase for the paper cottage goes on our ink card. so you can manage your business expenses and access them online instantly with the game changing app from ink. we didn't get into business to spend time managing receipts, that's why we have ink. we like being in business because we like being creative, we like interacting with people. so you have time to focus on the things you love. ink from chase. so you can. >>> one of the most powerful figures of the testament is david. when poet maya angelo told nelson mandela the world's david, anderson cooper asked her about it. >> dr. angelo u, one of the things that struck me, you refer to him as david. not just south africa's david but adds our david, the world's david, our gideon. >> the truth is, we have many of us are davids. a man, a woman. we can all be that particular person. who has never courage it stand up and say, i am one. i have enough courage to dare to be a lover, not an indulg
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Dec 2, 2013 3:00am PST
who was behind the wheel. cnn's michelle turner is following this, important to note paul walker loved by his fans,als had family and a daughter. >> he was the local southern california boy born and raised in glendale, california. he had a 15-year-old daughter meadow that he left behind, so, yes, a lot of people mourning his loss this morning. cress, you talked about the driefrt of the porsche. >> that driver has been identified as a close friend and business partner of walker. it is believed to be one of the last pictures of the star taken minutes before the fatal crash. "fast and furious" co-star tyrese gibson overcome with grief sunday the santa clarita crash a shrine to one of the most bankable stars. they say walker was in the passenger's seat of this 2005 porch ka rer ra gt. this photo snped 30 minutes before the car slammed no a pole and burst into flames t. mangled wreckage apparently captured on this youtube video. police say speed may have been a factor. cnn affiliate k-cal-tv identified it as a business partner who ran a high performance shop nova scotia. both men were drive
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Dec 2, 2013 1:00pm PST
real life love, lea michelle. there's a place for us >> reporter: as paul walker's fans mourn, the destroyed red porsche at the crash scene is reminiscent of another involving an actor gone too early. james dean, most famous for his leadole in "rebel without a cause" was killed in his silver porsche in 1955, just one day after wrapping the film "giant." walker on twitter account descrid himself asn adrenaline junkie who does some acting on the side. leaves behind a 15-year-old daughter. >>> other news, a tense turf war racheting up between china and japan enter into this nasty nflict, vice president joe biden. what role will he play in asia's air battle? stay with us. hi honey, did you get the teco yep. got all the cozies. [ grandma ] with new fedex one rate, i could fill a box and ship it for one flat rate. so i knit until it was full. you'd be crazy not to. is that nana? [ male announcer ] fedex one rate. simple, flat rate shipping with the reliability of fedex. >>> welcome back to "the lead." turning to the world lead, let's hope he's got enough cash in his wallet for the t
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Dec 3, 2013 10:00am PST
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Dec 3, 2013 4:00pm PST
investigation. michelle turner has more details on the crash. >> reporter: fast cars and high octane driving. the keys of the "fast and furious" franchise. and possibly the cause of death for one of the stars. investigators say they believe the fiery crash that killed paul walker and a friend on saturday involved a single speeding car. his "fast and furious" co-star vin diesel visited the crowd thursday night. >> thank you for coming down here and showing that angel up in heaven how much you appreciate it. >> reporter: omg insider object taped this surveillance video showing in the moment the porsche slammed into a light pole. >> we have confirmed doa. >> reporter: the l.a. county sheriff's department investigate asked ruled out a tip the crash may have been the result of a street race. an eyewitness backs up that conclusion. >> when they passed us, there were no other cars around them at all. and there is only one car and we were listening for it. when they hit it a little bit, you can hear their exhaust, there is only one car. >> the pavement where the crash occurred is scorched with skid
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Dec 3, 2013 7:00pm PST
of the ichbtduction of michelle alexander's book "the new jim crow" if white males were locked up at young blackmail -- males there would be a national crisis. >> if this had been happening to white people, this would be national headlines. >> pretty tough interviews on. >> it an example of a type of profiling that is done uniform is in california dui stops. the don't just stop -- they don't let mercedes drive through the stop and only stop so-called poor cars, et cetera. everybody gets stopped at a dui stop. they set up across the road if you do a u turn you get caught. if you're going to stop people, follow people, follow everybody. stop everybody. stop the guys in wall street on the way to work and see if they have any illegal prescription drugs in their pocket. >> we just had a narrow election in new york where stop and frisk was a big issue. the police have been enormously successful in new york. crime is down enormously. yet the way the law had been enforced in black neighborhoods or minority neighborhoods got people so angry they were ready to vote out anyone associated with the current regim
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Dec 4, 2013 9:00am PST
education. >> when michele, the daughter of a shift worker at a water plant and a secretary wanted to go to college, just like me, this country helped us afford it. until we could pay it back. so what drives me is a grandson, a son, a father, as an american is to make sure that every striving, hard-working optimistic kid in america has the same incredible chance that this country gave me. >> and many will probably remember that the president and the first lady have been very open about it took so many years to pay off those loans, there's 40 years old before finally paying off the loans. let's talk to jim acosta with more on the president's message about affording education, the disparity of economics in this corrupt, et cetera, et cetera. >> sure. hi, guys. a couple of things were going on there. the president's message, let's talk about that for a few moments. he was talking about income disparity, income inequality and he laid out some markers for things he would like to see the congress pass, some things that by the way the congress is not likely to pass because it's so deeply divide
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Dec 4, 2013 7:00pm PST
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Dec 5, 2013 4:00pm PST
as president although michelle and the girls did. this must have had the tremendous impact, the first black president of the united states, the first black president of south africa. it is really very, very important. and talking about him reaching across to allies. the black people were behind him and they rallied with great pain and sacrifice but so did so many whites in south africa. i remember being on campus during the apartheid days. and my friend john kennedy who took up the mantle of rob kennedy and his father in the cause of civil rights brought helen suesman. very famous campaign here befriended mandela when he was in prison. and she came and delivered an electrifying talk on campus. and you understood that it was because he was able to reach out and get whites on board with him as well that this in the enwas possible. >> finally, sole of us have memories of nelson mandela from television and books and movies. you actually have memories of him from your life. if you would, walk us through that if you would. >> one of the things he pretty much said, when he, when we first met, and
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Dec 6, 2013 9:00pm PST
commitment has never been stronger. i'm bethand i'm michelle. and we own the paper cottage. it's a stationery and gifts store. anything we purchase for the paper cottage goes on our ink card. so you can manage your business expenses and access them online instantly with the game changing app from ink. we didn't get into business to spend time managing receipts, that's why we have ink. we like being in business because we like being creative, we like interacting with people. so you have time to focus on the things you love. ink from chase. so you can. >>> from cyber bullying to victim attacks caught on mobile phones, people are wondering is america losing its sense of right and wrong? to talk pastor rick warren and the studio audience. this new phenomenon related to the internet, to social media, to camera phones and videos, everybody wanting to put everything out there. it attracts bad people who do bad things, cyber bulge is an epidemic in america and around the world and the knockout game, it's not a game but a horrendous thing that led to people losing lives where young kids are beating pe
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Dec 5, 2013 2:00pm PST
live, i will do what i can to learn from him. to his family, michele and i extend our deepest sympathy and gratitude for sharing this extraordinary man with us. his life's work meant long days away from those who loved him most, and i only hope that the time spent with him these last few weeks brought peace and comfort to his family. to the people of south africa, we draw strength from the example of renewal and reconciliation and resilience that you made real. a free south africa, at peace with itself. that's an example to the world. that's his legacy to the nation that he loved. we will not likely see the likes of nelson mandela again, so it falls to us as best we can to follow the example that he set, to make decisions guided not by hate, but by love, to never discount the difference that one person can make, to strive for a future that is worthy of his sacrifice. for now, let us pause and give thanks for the fact that nelson mandela lived, a man who took history in his hands and bent the arc of the moral universe towards justice. may god bless his memory and keep him in peace. >> t
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Dec 7, 2013 3:00am PST
and first lady michelle obama have already said they will be coming to south africa, although the details are still alose siff. elusive. and the final event, a week from sunday, nelson mandela's funeral, the home of qunu, only family will be attending that. >> what a moment to be reporting a true moment in history as people remember what he did not only for this country, but for this world. thank you so much. we appreciate it. >>> still to come on "new day," brett favre -- >> former minnesota vikings -- >> here we go for minnesota again -- okay. he's the tyretired from the nfl. that does not mean he's done winning football championships. we're going to explain this next. ♪ we are the champions and a choice. take up to 4 advil in a day or 2 aleve for all day relief. [ male announcer ] that's handy. ♪ ♪ ♪ >>> 20 minutes after the hour now. likely hall of famer brett favre is a football champion again. well, sort of. >> the three-time mvp is now a defensive coordinator for the mississippi team. he helped coach a game against the gators, 14-7. >>> the seattle mariners hook the biggest
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Dec 4, 2013 3:00am PST
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Dec 6, 2013 6:00am PST
minutes could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance. i'm bethand i'm michelle. and we own the paper cottage. it's a stationery and gifts store. anything we purchase for the paper cottage goes on our ink card. so you can manage your business expenses and access them online instantly with the game changing app from ink. we didn't get into business to spend time managing receipts, that's why we have ink. we like being in business because we like being creative, we like interacting with people. so you have time to focus on the things you love. ink from chase. so you can. ♪ >> inspiration and a personal hero. that's how president obama refers to nelson mandela. a man he met some eight years ago at a meeting here in washington, d.c. when obama was still a freshman senator from illinois. yesterday he spoke out about mande mandela's impact on his life. >> the day he was released from prison gave me a sense of what human beings can do when guided by their hopes and not by their fears. and like so many around the globe, i cannot fully imagine my own life without the example that n
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Dec 9, 2013 3:00am PST
of president obama and first lady michelle obama just having gotten on board air force one. they're going to take off and fly here to south africa, johannesburg for what is promising to be an epic memorial tomorrow, it will be held at the 90,000 people. the world is complexity, you talk about south africa, everything is complex, the nature of the burgeoning mixing of white and black and all the different regional languages that have to be here and the celebration is complicated. there's a sense of loss but also this joy of what mandela meant. you hear the music. you see the procession, different tribes, different religions all coming here and of course black and white together. the u.s. has president obama and also three former presidents coming as this echo around the world of the word of mandela's passing is generating this energy of inclusion, yet again complexity and that brings us to newt gingrich. he's joining us this morning and we're happy to have him. newt wrote a thoughtful piece about the passing of nelson mandela. newt had been one of the people early on pushing to end aparthe
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